How to Organize a Livestock Transshipment Ramp: Experience of Goodvalley Ukraine LLC


The experience of biosafety audits of Association Ukrainian Pig Breeders shows that the organization of animal transshipment to external transport is usually a critical issue. Many producers have difficulties in avoiding overlap between farm personnel and the driver. 

To achieve this, the best global experience is to divide the ramp into zones. It has been implemented at Goodvalley Ukraine LLC. All the details are in the video:

 The training videos from the series "Best Biosecurity Practices" prepared as part of the project "Animal Health in Ukraine",  the Association Ukrainian Pig Breeders with the support of the US Department of Agriculture (USDA).), to learn how vehicles enter the enterprise and how they are cleaned and disinfected.

The Association of Ukrainian Pig Breeders is a non-profit, voluntary organization founded by Ukrainian pork producers. The main purposes of the association are representation and protection of rights and interests of farms of the association, assistance in development and introduction of new technologies for efficient production of pork, expansion of sales markets, and protection of domestic sales market.